Nippon Maru

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Nippon Maru at Yokohama

Nippon Maru (日本丸) is a Japanese museum ship. It is permanently docked at Yokohama harbor.[1]

History[change | change source]

Nippon Maru was built in Kobe in 1930. It was a training ship for the cadets of the Japanese merchant marine.[2]

The ship became a museum in 1984.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Yokohama Visitors Guide, Nippon Maru Archived 2013-03-16 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved 2012-6-28.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Tokyo Guidebook, Yokohama Maritime Museum. Retrieved 2012-6-28.

Other websites[change | change source]

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